Blade/Spar-Buffer/Polis - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

United States


Job ID: 465592BR
Date posted: Dec. 20, 2018
City: Stratford
State: Connecticut

? Perform a variety of routine and repetitive hand and machine buffing and polishing operations on rotor blade and/or titanium spars all models.

Typical Responsibilities

? Follow standard methods, prescribed procedures, detailed oral or written instructions to remove nicks, scratches, pits, weld seams, other surface imperfections, etc., throughout the various stages of rotor blade or titanium spar formation.

? Select the appropriate abrasive hand or power tool; use files, scrapers, polishers, saws, routers, etc.; sand, buff, blend, deburr, flush and polish work piece in order to remove defects and obtain finish specified by product work instructions and/or specification.

? Cut and dress wheel using previously prepared dressing spar to determine proper wheel contour.

? Exercise care to avoid excessive removal of stock.

? Check parts visually to insure proper finish; check dimensions where required with specified calibrated gages and templates.

? Move spar and/or blade around area; perform other related duties as directed.

? Perform operator checklist as required.

? Contribute to the overall effectiveness of equipment by performing operator required upkeep.

? Follow all rules and regulations pertaining to environmental health and safety.

? Segregate waste material and follow good housekeeping practices.

? Refer only unusual conditions to Working Leader or supervisor.
Basic Qualifications:
Requires knowledge of decimals and fractions and ability to read ordinary drawings. Use calibrated micrometer, calipers, templates, scale and fixed gages. Familiar with the use of files, scrapers, hand or power operated buffers and polishers. Must maintain any current certification as required.
3 to 6 months.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Hourly/Non-Exempt
Business Unit: ESS6500 RMS
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Manufacturing
Clearance Level: None
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: STANDARD-Mon-Fri/8 hours a day
Shift: Second